Jitbit AspNetForum vs. vBulletin vs. myUPB

General Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Version
6.6.0
4.1.5
2.2.6
Release Date
2010-05-04 (11 years ago)
2011-07-26 (10 years ago)
2009-06-05 (12 years ago)
Last Update here
2010-05-06 (11 years ago)
2011-08-25 (10 years ago)
2009-06-09 (12 years ago)
Author
Jitbit Software
vBulletin Solutions
PHP Outburst
URL
Free and Open Source
No
No
Yes
License
Proprietary
commercial / visible source
Creative Commons BY-NC-SA
License cost
$139
$285 Suite or $195 Forum
free
Main View
Thread-Type
Flat
Threaded or Flat
Flat
Setup Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Installation method
manual
wizard
manual
Upgrade method
manual
wizard with manual interactions
manual
Hosting available
No
No
No
Technology Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Programming Language
C#
PHP
PHP
UTF-8 Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Data Storage
3
Microsoft SQL Database, MySQL Database, Oracle Database
1
MySQL Database
0
Other Storage
MS Access
Source Code Repo
Issue Tracker
Posts Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
BBCode
Yes
Yes
Yes
HTML
No
Yes
No
Emoticons
Yes
Yes
Yes
Formatting Toolbar
Yes
Yes
Yes
WYSIWYG Editor
Yes
Yes
No
Quoting
Nested
Nested
Single
Syntax Highlighting
No
Yes
Yes
Attachments
Multiple files
Multiple files
One file
Tags
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Mark as solved
Forums Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Categories
Yes
Yes
Yes
Subforums
unlimited
unlimited
No
Last Post
Yes
Yes
Yes
Redirect Forums
No
Yes
No
Trashcan Forum
No
Yes
No
Anti-Spam and Security Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
CAPTCHA
Yes
Yes
Yes
Groups
Multiple groups
Multiple groups
No
Flood Control
No
Yes
No
ACLs
Yes
Yes
No
Blacklist
Yes
Yes
Yes
Warnings
Yes
Yes
No
Suspension
Yes
Yes
No
Bans
Yes
Yes
Yes
IP-Block
Yes
Yes
No
Audit Logging
No
Yes
No
User Reports
Yes
Yes
No
Other
Akismet
IP address log
Notification Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
RSS/ATOM
Yes
Yes
Yes
E-Mail
Yes
Yes
Yes
Instant Messaging
Private messaging with instant notifications
No
Bookmarks
No
Yes
Yes
Community Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Avatars
Yes
Yes
Yes
User Ranks
Yes
Yes
Yes
Rating/Karma System
Yes
Yes
No
Signatures
Yes
Yes
Yes
Users Online List
Yes
Yes
Yes
Private Messaging
Yes
Yes
Yes
Custom profile fields
No
Yes
No
Moderation Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Moderators
global and forums
global and forums
global
Move Threads
Yes
Yes
Yes
Split Threads
No
Yes
No
Close Threads
Yes
Yes
Yes
Shadow Topics
No
Yes
Yes
Sticky Threads
Yes
Yes
Yes
Important Threads
Yes
Yes
No
Search Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Full-text search
Yes
Yes
Yes
Author search
Yes
Yes
Yes
Advanced search
Yes
Yes
No
Unread Topics
Database tracked
Database tracked
Database tracked
Customization Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Languages
0
0
0
Mobile View
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Templates
CSS only
global and forum specific
global
Custom BBCodes
No
Yes
No
Skin-Editor
No
Yes
No
Smiley Packs
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugins
Yes
Yes
Yes
Special Features Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Statistics
Yes
Yes
Yes
Polls
Yes
Yes
No
Calendar
No
Yes
No
Friendly URLs
Yes
Yes
Yes
Data Management Jitbit AspNetForum vBulletin myUPB
Available Importers
Pruning
No
Yes
No
Archiving
No
Yes
No
Export Formats
Single Table CSV, Single and Multi-Table SQL
full textdb export
Export private messages
No
Yes
No
Lo-Fi View
Yes
Yes
No
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